1. SF Giants' Big-Name, Big-Money Rotation Suddenly Far from a Sure Thing

    The San Francisco Giants did what they needed to do with their starting rotation this winter, rebuilding it into a unit strong enough to put them back atop the NL West...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 36,786 reads 62 comments

  2. Dodgers Should Unleash Top Prospect Jose De Leon in Final 2016 Rotation Spot

    After they lost Zack Greinke to free agency, the Los Angeles Dodgers went after starting-pitching depth like they were doomsday preppers who could see a pitching apocalypse on the horizon...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 21,978 reads 20 comments

  3. Johnny Cueto Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Head and Return

    Johnny Cueto , one of the San Francisco Giants ' two big offseason acquisitions, is not expected to miss any game time after passing concussion tests after being hit in the head by a line drive on Monday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 27,283 reads 32 comments

  4. Giants' Madison Bumgarner-Buster Posey Duo Best MLB Battery in Decades

    What has four legs, six rings and the undying affection of the City by the Bay? That'd be the San Francisco Giants ' Madison Bumgarner and Buster Posey, hands down the best ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 12,756 reads 49 comments

  5. Kenta Maeda Has No Time for Learning Curve in Dodgers' Depleted Rotation

    Here’s what is certain about the Los Angeles Dodgers ’ starting rotation: Clayton Kershaw. Things that are questionable about Los Angeles’ starting pitchers include everything else...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 11 months ago 7,935 reads 11 comments

  6. Jose Reyes: Latest News, Speculation on Rockies Shortstop's Potential Suspension

    The Colorado Rockies continue to wait for official word on shortstop Jose Reyes ' potential suspension. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 11 months ago 4,631 reads 1 comments

  7. Jairo Diaz Injury: Updates on Rockies P's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Colorado Rockies reliever Jairo Diaz will miss the 2016 season after suffering a right ulnar collateral ligament tear in his right elbow, which will require Tommy John surgery...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 11 months ago 1,909 reads 1 comments

  8. Chase Utley's Suspension for Slide into Ruben Tejada Dropped by MLB

    Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley will not be forced to serve a two-game suspension for purposefully sliding into New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada after the league lifted its ban Sunday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 16,389 reads 57 comments

  9. Brett Anderson Injury: Updates on Dodgers P's Back and Return

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson is nursing a back injury that will require surgery, and it is uncertain when he will be able to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 10,095 reads 57 comments

  10. Dodgers Offense Needs Joc Pederson to Take Immediate Leap in 2nd Year

    There's a scene in Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me that I can't help but relate to Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson. Austin sits in bed and comes to the sudden realization he's "lost his mojo...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 11 months ago 12,833 reads 22 comments

  11. Yasiel Puig Investigated by MLB for Alleged Domestic Violence Incident

    Major League Baseball will not suspend Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig for an alleged domestic violence incident involving his sister...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 14,954 reads 37 comments

  12. Rockies GM Jeff Bridich Comments on 2016 Expectations, Vision for the Future

    The Colorado Rockies have gone without a winning season for five straight years, and not much is expected in 2016 for the team that has finished last in the National League West in three of the last four years...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 11 months ago 1,176 reads 1 comments

  13. James Shields Comments on Tyson Ross as Padres' Opening Day SP

    The San Diego Padres passed over pitcher James Shields for Opening Day starting duties in favor of Tyson Ross, but Shields insisted it's not a huge deal...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 11 months ago 807 reads 0 comments

  14. Hyun-Jin Ryu Injury: Updates on Dodgers P's Shoulder and Return

    After missing all of 2015 with shoulder problems that eventually led to surgery, Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander Hyun -Jin Ryu is making slow progress in his return to the mound in 2016...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 7,104 reads 12 comments

  15. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Star's Recovery from Arm Surgery

    Matt Cain 's struggle to remain healthy continues, as the San Francisco Giants right-hander recovering from surgery to remove a cyst on his arm. It is uncertain when he will be able to return to action...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 10,985 reads 22 comments

  16. Vintage Matt Cain Would Have Dodgers Looking Up at Giants in NL West Race

    The San Francisco Giants spent $220 million on Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto this winter. And they have Madison Bumgarner , tree-chopping stud and postseason demigod...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 16,904 reads 67 comments

  17. Jose Reyes Placed on Administrative Leave: Latest Details, Comments

    Major League Baseball has placed Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes on administrative paid leave until the completion of his legal proceedings. Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement on Feb...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 10,091 reads 0 comments

  18. Jim Davenport, Former Giants Player and Manager, Dies at Age 82

    Former San Francisco Giants infielder and manager Jim Davenport died on Thursday night at the age of 82...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 6,986 reads 5 comments

  19. Chip Hale, Diamondbacks Agree to New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

    According to Fox Sports' Jon Morosi on Thursday, the Arizona Diamondbacks have extended the contract of manager Chip Hale through "at least" the 2017 season. In his first year with the club in 2015, Hale led the Diamondbacks to a 79-83 record...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 1,511 reads 2 comments

  20. DJ LeMahieu, Rockies Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Colorado Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu is fresh off a career season in 2015, and his team rewarded him with a new contract Wednesday as the two sides avoided arbitration...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 1,806 reads 1 comments

  21. SF Giants Are Ready for More Even-Year Magic in 2016

    The look on Bruce Bochy 's face made it clear this wasn't the first time he was hearing the phrase "even-year magic...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 16,441 reads 104 comments

  22. Big Decisions That Will Make or Break Dave Roberts' 1st Year as Dodgers Manager

    Dave Roberts said all the right things as he was being introduced as the newest manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers , talking about grit, individual accountability and the only thing ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 months ago 9,916 reads 22 comments

  23. Can Giants Breakout Star Matt Duffy Avoid the Dreaded Sophomore Slump?

    In real life, Matt Duffy came out of Long Beach, California. But in 2015, he might as well have come out of Nowhere, USA...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 10,387 reads 32 comments

  24. Matt Kemp Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Padres OF

    Sources told Baseball Essential's Robert Murray on Friday that the San Diego Padres have tried to trade outfielder Matt Kemp . Continue for updates. Kemp on the Block Friday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 14,404 reads 19 comments

  25. Alex Wood Maximizing Potential Would Change the Game for Dodgers Rotation

    A wild card exists in every Major League Baseball rotation. The Los Angeles Dodgers , though, have a deck of them...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 12 months ago 16,109 reads 61 comments